KARACHI: Unknown gunmen shot dead a Muttahida Qaumi Movement MPA Sajid Qureshi and his son in North Nazimabad area of the city, police said Friday.
According to reports, unidentified assailants opened fire on the Member of Sindh Assembly Sajid Qureshi and his 26-year old son when they came out of a mosque after Friday prayer.
He was elected from PS-103 constituency of the Sindh Assembly.
President Asif Ali Zardari and Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif have strongly condemned the killing of the MPA and expressed sympathy with bereaved family.
The Prime Minister taking strong notice of the incident has directed for immediate arrest of the killers of Sajid Qureshi.